Audio: Timmins reviews Canadiens’ draft

Trevor Timmins, the Canadiens’ director of player recruitment and development, chats with the media in this five-minute audio clip to revie

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Another U.S. forward for Habs’ final pick

With their last pick of the NHL entry draft, 206th overall, the Canadiens selected another U.S. forward, Patrick Johnson. He is a centre from the University of Wisconsin

Russian forward is Habs’ fourth pick

With their fifth-round pick, 138th overall, the Canadiens have selected Russian forward Maxim Trunev.

He's listed at 5 foot, 11 inches and 174 pounds.

Audio: Habs add goaltender to the mix

With their fourth-round selection, 116th overall, the Canadiens have picked a Jason Missiaen, a goaltender from the Peterborough Peter of the OHL. And he's a large goaltender, listed

Habs’ second pick another U.S. forward

With their third-round selection, 86th overall, the Canadiens have selected right-winger Steve Quailer, a native of Arvada, Co.

He is a 6 foot, 3 inch forward, weighing 184 pounds.


Audio: Habs choose RW Kristo 56th overall

With their first pick in the NHL entry draft, 56th overall, the Canadiens have stayed with their recent trend of picking U.S. players by selecting right-winger Danny Kristo.


Tanguay happy to be a Hab

The Gazette's Pat Hickey, reporting on the Canadiens' acquisition of Alex Tanguay from the Calgary Flames, was able to speak with Tanguay via conference call on Friday night

Hickey: Sundin will be hard fit under cap

In his Standing Pat column, Pat Hickey writes that adding Mats Sundin to the Canadiens' payroll, already at $41 million for 17 players with the addition of Alex


The Alex Tanguay file:

• A plus player every year of his career, including plus-35 his sophomore season in Colorado and plus-11 this past season in Calgary

• Durable: 78


Ladies and gentlemen, start your calculators.

Alex Tanguay is now the highest-paid forward (and third highest-paid player, after Andrei Markov and Roman Hamrlik) on the Montreal Canadiens.

His $5.375 million